Nov 16, 2012 3:00am PST
different than the average person. so let's deal with the top three. let's start with dallas. dallas we know is a growing city. what makes it attractive for the military? >> all three of these top cities are not really military cities, per se. so that's what surprised us. dallas particularly, it's a tech send trick city, very clean, low crime rate, high population, but the thing that works there is it's also got high employee employ ability. so there's a is a great choice. >> brian: phoenix, a lot of people are buying homes. something that seems to be affordable and that is also a growing city. >> yes. it's very affordable. both mortgages are cheaper and rent is lower than national average. also a lot of educational opportunities. as i said in the outset, we looked at education heavily in this survey. >> brian: they also have a lot of contracting jobs and a lot of the men and women seem to like that and high number of government jobs. the last one and this is surprise to go a degree, pittsburgh. pittsburgh we know is starting to become a booming city as they get away from steel a little bit.
Nov 8, 2012 3:00am PST
the education. general care givers. sales and marketing jobs if you're more of a professional type. dallas, los angeles, philadelphia, new york, and also in the cleveland area. they're hiring right now. again, we keep finding these jobs all the time. >> steve: life is very stressful these days and that's probably why elements therapeutic massage is looking for a few good hands. >> that's franchises are exploding across the country. >> steve: like we saw. >> massage envy. we're really stressed out in this country because we're really going to these massage places. 600 new jobs. 30 new studios being opened. they're going to start offering a benefits if you work there next year. texas, illinois, arizona. they're going after massage envy's market. >> steve: and time for pizza. toppers pizza. >> i always find good food companies at 7:00 o'clock in the morning. 46 unit eclectic pizza delivery franchise. 630 jobs open. if you're a general manager, you can make about 28, maybe to $40,000 a year, assistant managers. michigan, wisconsin, texas, iowa. again, they are expanding their offices as well. thei
Nov 5, 2012 3:00am PST
staples makes it easier to upgrade. >>> another quick look at the morning papers. "the dallas morning news" unless congress acts, one in five americans will be hit with an obscure costly tax, the alternative minimum tax threatens to add $3,700 to middle class americans living in high-cost urban areas. unlike taxes associated with the fiscal cliff the amt would be due almost immediately. and now to another tax in "the new york times." tomorrow the city of richmond, california, could become the first city in america to tax businesses that sell sodas or other sweetened drinks. excellent. outside groups have spent nearly $2.5 million to try to defeat the ballot proposal but healthy americans will vote for it. the tampa bay times after sunday's new york city marathon was canceled, hundreds of runners head ed off to staten island with backpacks filled with supplies for those displaced by hurricane sandy. several other cities throughout the u.s. are opening their doors to runners looking for another marathon. this weekend the pensacola marathon is holding its ninth annual race and has offered spo